Community engagement in Human Origins Research: A Maasai perspective on Olduvai Gorge
July 12 - July 14
The Stone Tools Diet and Sociality Research project will be hosting and organized in partnership with the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada a workshop titled ‘Community engagement in Human Origins Research: A Maasai perspective on Olduvai Gorge’. The workshop will aim to create new collaborative networks between local population and administrative bodies to create an improved system where more access to information lead to better policies. We will strive for the inclusive and mutually beneficial production of knowledge. Presenting at the workshop will be representatives from the University of Dar es Salaam, Stone Tools, Diet and Sociality project, Tanzanian Wildlife Research Institute, Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority , Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History and others.
Proposed Date: July 12-14, 2019
Location: Kudu Lodge, Karatu, Arusha, Tanzania
If you need any further information or are interested in participating in this event, please contact [email protected] and we will get back to you as soon as possible!